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Author: Sarah Corica

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May 21, 2019

A Fond Farewell to Four Faculty

We are celebrating and honoring the many years of leadership and dedication from four faculty members who are retiring this academic year. 

Day of Giving Challenges

Mar 26, 2019

Help us win money on Day of Giving!

We're celebrating NC State's first ever Day of Giving! This 24-hour event will raise money to meet the College of Natural Resources' greatest needs. Consider #GivingPack by participating in special challenges and college-on-college competitions to help us win money. 

Taylor Mebane_feature

Mar 6, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Taylor Mebane

Taylor adapts to all four Raleigh weather seasons to conquer her new found joy of being outdoors while creating new cultural opportunities in her field. 

Zac Guy Distinguished Alumni

Dec 13, 2018

Zac Guy – 2018 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Zac Guy, a 2001 graduate in Pulp and Paper Science and Technology, leveraged his degree to become a national leader in wood-based green building materials. 

War veterans and lawmakers hike, discuss outdoor recreation as way to cope with PTSD

Dec 6, 2018

War veterans and lawmakers hike, discuss outdoor recreation as way to cope with PTSD

College of Natural Resources student and veteran brings community and lawmakers together to climb and connect on PTSD, substance abuse issues, and depression after deployments. 

Student in the field

Sep 18, 2018

Out of the Classroom and Into the Field

From DC to China to right here on campus, students in the Department of Forest Biomaterials got out of the classroom and into the field this summer to put their knowledge to work and gain hand-on experience. 

Niambe James Sustainable Materials and Technology Major

Sep 4, 2018

Niambé James is Here to Make the World More Sustainable

This year’s incoming class is the largest NC State has ever welcomed, with the strongest academic credentials to boot. Meet Niambé James. Inspired by a trip to Sierra Leone, she aims to help eliminate plastic by studying sustainable material and technology. 

Dr. Josh Gray

Aug 28, 2018

Leading a Global Conversation on Deforestation Through Remote Sensing

Remote sensing is unveiling new views of Earth’s surface and fostering an interdisciplinary project between Drs. Josh Gray and Erin Sills to help us better understand and track deforestation and promote more sustainably managed tropical forests. 

SBBP student orientation

Aug 28, 2018

New Program to Fuel Bioeconomy Launches

What do Reebok shoes, fuel and disposable forks have in common? All can be made from biorenewable sources instead of petroleum. This fall, we're welcoming undergraduate students and teachers as part of a new program to promote the bioproducts industry. 

Women walking in park

Aug 27, 2018

Sick and Tired? There’s an App for That

Dr. Jason Bocarro and partners working in public health and wellbeing are testing a revolutionary new app that communicates with patients and helps them fill park prescriptions for a more healthy lifestyle.